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WELCOME TO THE ANGLICAN DIOCESE OF CANBERRA AND GOULBURN

We are one of the 23 Dioceses of the Anglican Church of Australia. Our diocese is a partnership of churches in 60 ministry units, numerous associated agencies and schools, covering most of south-east New South Wales, the eastern Riverina and the Australian Capital Territory (ACT). It stretches from Marulan in the north, from Batemans Bay to Eden on the south coast across to Holbrook in the south-west, north to Wagga Wagga, Temora, Young and Goulburn.

TOP STORIES & ARTICLES

Update from the Episcopal Election Nominations Committee

The Episcopal Election Nominations Committee is preparing for the Electoral Synod to be held from 8 to 10 November. It has recently met with the Prospective Nominees and is now...

Ian Coutts Farewelled to Bunbury

The Reverend Dr Ian Coutts was farewelled by the Diocese with a grand morning tea on 25 September as he leaves to take up the post of Bishop of Bunbury in South West Western...

Live for self or live for others?

I recently had the real privilege of speaking at a Year 12 valedictory service in Canberra where I was able to ask the exiting students what contribution they intended to make...

New Rector for Young District Anglican Ministry

The Reverend Neil Percival was inducted as the Rector of Young District Anglican Ministry at a Service in St John’s Anglican Church, Young, on 30 June 2018. Neil grew up in...

A Bishop Through Joy & Pain

The year was 1915. World War I had begun to take its terrible toll on the lives of Australians. The long ministry of Bishop Barlow had come to an end. The question arose: who...

Rebuilding Lives Appeal

Anglican Overseas Abroad has launched a Rebuilding Lives Appeal which focuses on helping people from the island of Ambae in Vanuatu. Volcanic activity has forced the evacuation...

COMING EVENTS

Season of Creation – Resources

The ‘Season of Creation’ is the period in the annual church calendar dedicated to God as Creator and Sustainer of all life. The season is also called ‘Creationtide’ or ‘Creation...